SOCI 512 Ethnicity & Public Policy (3 credits)

Offered by: Sociology (Faculty of Arts)


Sociology (Arts) : Major themes in the theoretical literature on ethnicity. Public policies with direct and indirect implications for inter-ethnic relations will be studied. Policies affecting areas such as language, education, immigration, employment and promotion, multiculturalism and welfare. Examples drawn from several multi-ethnic societies. Political, constitutional, and economic problems associated with these policy initiatives.

Terms: Fall 2014

Instructors: Morton Weinfeld (Fall)

  • Prerequisite: SOCI 230 or permission from the instructor.
  • Restriction: Not open to students who have taken SOCI 629.